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Walsh Bay Redevelopment Delays

By Madison Behringer. Plans to redevelop the Walsh Bay arts precinct in Barangaroo have been in the pipeline since as far back as 1998. In May 2018, plans were approved by the State Government for the precinct alongside a $207 million budget for the project. However just as quickly as the building began, the project […]

Sydney Dance Company School Holiday Workshops

These coming school holidays, kids and teenagers between the ages of 5 and 18 will have the opportunity to be involved in dance workshops through Sydney Dance Company. The workshops are open to dancers of all backgrounds and abilities and feature intensive courses in multiple dance styles including contemporary, lyrical, hip-hop, jazz and many more. […]

New Breed 2018

New Breed is returning for its fifth instalment. Co-presented by Sydney Dance Company and Carriageworks with support of The Balnaves Foundation, New Breed 2018 showcases the stellar work of four Australian choreographers – this year being Katina Olsen, Prue Lang, Holly Doyle and Janessa Dufty. Each choreographer is given two weeks to develop and create […]

Forever & Ever

The Sydney Dance Company is showcasing Antony Hamilton’s work Forever & Ever for the very first time in Sydney, alongside Rafael Bonachela’s award-winning Frame Of Mind.  “I don’t know if I’ve actually seen Raf’s work with the Sydney Dance Company, so I’m quite excited to see that. For my work, it tends always to be […]

New Breed 2017

New Breed 2017 is providing five emerging Australian choreographers with the opportunity to create their own works which will be fully commissioned and showcased under the Sydney Dance Company, Carriageworks and The Balnaves Foundation. Tyrone Robinson is one of the talented choreographers selected to create his own work, [bio]Curious. “I’m choreographing a work on three of […]

2 One Another

Created in 2012 and having travelled across the globe, the highly acclaimed, multi-award-winning show, 2 One Another, is coming home to Sydney for its 100th Anniversary. Audiences are drawn into a new world created on stage, exploring human interaction and relationships. Choreographer Rafael Bonachela said, “If I look at the title 2 One Another, I […]

ORB

Orb is the Sydney Dance Company’s latest offering, a double bill production, featuring two separate artistic pieces. Ocho, meaning eight in Spanish, also featuring eight dancers, is a new work by Artistic Director Rafael Bonachela. Described as the blending of a hypnotic electronic score with dreamlike architecture, it explores the connections that exist between us […]

New Breed 2016

Sydney Dance Company teams up with Carriageworks to celebrate emerging choreographers in the third instalment of New Breed. “For almost half a century, Sydney Dance Company has been the home of contemporary dance in Australia, with a strong dedication to nurturing the next generation of Australian choreographic artists,” said Sydney Dance Company’s Artistic Director Rafael […]

CounterMove

In 2016, Sydney Dance Company will ignite the stage with their incredible two-part program, CounterMove. As a juxtaposition of the works of Artistic Director Rafael Bonachela and Swedish Choreographer Alexander Ekman, CounterMove is a demonstration of how contemporary dance can be many different things. Lux Tenebris is a 40-minute work created by Bonachela, featuring the […]

New Breed 2015

The Australian premiere season of New Breed 2015 is set for a spectacular showcase at Sydney’s Carriageworks. New Breed comprises of a four-part program built by two Australian choreographers handpicked from the independent sector and two selected from the Sydney Dance Company’s own ranks. Given full access to Sydney Dance Company studios, the choreographers selected their cast from the sixteen members […]